Hill of Freedom
aka Jayuui Eondeok First screened in September 2014
Director: Hong Sang-soo. Cast: Ryô Kase, Moon So-ri, Seo Young-hwa, Kim Eui-sung, Yoon Yeo-jeong, Lee Min-woo, Gi Ju-bong, Jeong Eun-chae. Screenplay: Hong Sang-soo. Twitter Capsule:
Hong's latest jewel-cut doodle charms, especially amid heavy festival environment. He repeats himself but so do we.
What hasn't been said before? Hong keeps elongating his necklace of ingratiating comedies, with piquant if vague philosophical flavors. Consistency a limit and a virtue.